CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 17, 1969
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(Studio) North Vietnam attack 1 of 3rd Marine Div.'s outposts near DMZ. Casualties reported 3rd to be replaced by South Vietnam. 2 copters collide near Saigon; 12 Americans die. Explosives accident kills 8 Americans United States copters fire on fleeing civilians, killing 7; 17 wounded. Mistook them for enemy.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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